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Medical Treatment Planning and Decisions Act 2016

The Medical Treatment Planning and Decisions Act 2016 creates clear obligations for health practitioners caring for people who do not have decision-making capacity.

The Act establishes a single framework for medical treatment decision-making for people without decision-making capacity that ensures that people receive medical treatment that is consistent with their preferences and values.

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